Maine Health Care Associated (HAI) Infection Validation

State: Maine

Client(s): Maine Quality Forum

Services: Health Care & Public Health Planning, Training & Technical Assistance

Technical Expertise: HIV & Infectious Diseases, Patient Safety

JSI will validate the accuracy and completeness of healthcare associated infections (HAI) reported to the Maine Quality Forum from acute care hospitals using the National Healthcare Safely Network (NHSN) HAI surveillance (tracking) system.